Ivory Coast: When Moody’s takes the banking system to the magnifying glass

While Côte d'Ivoire, the largest economy in the WAEMU zone, has the densest banking market in the region with 25 credit institutions, the country...

Senegal: two new ports in the boxes

Senegal plans to acquire two new ports (Ndayane and Sendou) to replace the Autonomous Port of Dakar, almost suffocated by the volume of traffic...

Senegal: pass between Macky Sall and Baidy Agne

Responding to Baidy Agne, president of the National Council of Patronage of Senegal (CNP), who asked the state "to love" the national private sector...

The 30 most powerful banks in Africa and the Middle East

With $ 229 billion in assets at the end of March 2018, Qatar National Bank (QNB) is the largest bank in Africa and the...

Senegal-Insurance: François Bakou, alone against all

Of the 27 leaders of insurance companies to have approved and signed the proposed constitution of the oil pool in Senegal, he is the...

Togo: the (new) ambitions of the Port of Lome

Since becoming the leading container port in the region since 2017, Lagos has been ranked first. Lomé owes its rank to some investments made...

Diane Karusisi confirmed as head of Bank Of Kigali Group

Diane Karusisi, Managing Director of Bank of Kigali, has been confirmed as President of the BK Group, the holding company which oversees the activities...

Exclusive interview with Mamadou Bocar Sy, Director General of the Senegal Housing Bank (BHS)

BHS, CHAMPION OF BANKS OF HABITAT To understand the economic model of housing banks, we approached one of the actors in the field. General Director...

Donald Kaberuka and Lionel Zinsou in Abidjan for the launch of SouthBridge Group

Dr Donald Kaberuka and Lionel Zinsou, co-chairmen and co-founders of Southbridge Group, will proceed on Monday, April 8, to launch the activities of the...

Togo: BTCI and UTB will be privatized separately

The privatization of the Togolese Bank for Trade and Industry (BTCI) and the Togolese Union of Bank (UTB) as well as the Togocom Group...

In difficulty, BMCE Bank Of Africa under British umbrella

The capital increase announced by BMCE Bank was the main highlight of a results presentation conference held on April 2, 2019. The operation will see...

Somalia: a « white » at the head of the central bank?

By Rasheed Hashi In recent weeks, many Somalis have raised an important question: after nearly 60 years of independence, why need a "white" man -...

Dangote Cement on the London Stock Exchange in 2019

This is an old dream caressed in recent years, the Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote: see his cement company listed on the London Stock Exchange,...

Total Gabon sells to Assala Upstream Gabon SA its stake in the Rabi Kounga...

Sources reported in Libreville on Tuesday, Total Gabon signed an agreement with Assala Upstream Gabon SA for the sale of its entire 32.9% stake...